We explore nanooptical and organic photonic phenomena and their use in novel applications, such as new types of energy harvesting and biosensing concepts. We have a specific interest in metal nanostructures that interact strongly with light through plasmonic charge oscillations. Other research interests include nanofabrication, nanofluidics and surface chemistry for sensing applications.
Group leader Magnus Jonsson was previously a Wenner-Gren Fellow postdoc in Prof. Cees Dekker´s group at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands. His PhD studies were performed in Prof. Fredrik Höök's group at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Since 2015, he is an elected member of the Young Academy of Sweden.
Positions: We currently have an opening for a PhD student to join the team. Read more and apply here.
News and events
Apr 2018: We welcome Dr. Sampath Gamage and Dr. Ravi Shanker as new postdocs in the group!
Mar 2018: Mina's paper on hybrid plasmonics and pyroelectrics published in Advanced Optical Materials. See publications for various news stories about the study.
Mar 2018: Magnus gave a "coffee break presentation" at the Swedish parliament.
Feb 2018: We thank the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research for funding to ramp up our research with Dahlin at Chalmers and RISE Acreo on plasmonic electronic paper. 30.7MSEK in total.
Dec 2017: We thank the Wenner-Gren Foundations for granting funding for an incoming postdoc.
Oct 2017: Towards reflective colour displays with hybrid metasurfaces, now in Nano Letters, with Dahlin group at Chalmers University of Technology.
Oct 2017: Transparent metasurfaces heat your windows, now in Nano Letters, with Dmitriev group, Gothenburg/Stanford Uni.
Dr. Magnus Jonsson
Laboratory of Organic Electronics
Dep. of Science and Technology (ITN)
SE-601 74 Norrköping
Photos: Thor Balkhed, LiU/others
Keywords: Nanoplasmonics, Nanoplasmonic Sensing, Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance, Nanofabrication, Nanoholes, Nanopores, Bioanalytical sensing, Artificial Cell Membranes, Surface-enhanced Raman scatterin, Structural changes, nanoplasmonic structural sensing, organic electronics, conducting polymers, electrochromic, thermoplasmonics